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Shane Campbell’s “Robert Johnson”

Self-taught artist Shane Campbell loves the blues, and famed Mississippi blues man Robert Johnson is a character he has carved more than once. I, too,  am a Robert Johnson fan and, some years ago, co-wrote the docudrama “Can’t You Hear The Wind Howl? The Life And Music of Robert Johnson.” This example of Shane’s work […]

SOLD Early Carved Owl Trade SIGN

  If you’re a collector of folk art OWLS, take a look at this interesting carved wood trade signs, which once had a prime position on the counter at a Wise Owl Show Store. The owel’s piercing glas eyes are outstanding. And while the maker of this well carved figure is unknowns, the crafsmanship is […]

SOLD Folk Art Still Life by Aaron Birnbaum

Self-taught artist Aaron Birnbaum, who was born in the Ukraine in 1895 and immigrated to New York City in 1913,  spent most of his professional life working in the garment business. His was a successful interprise, and in 1957, he retired. Birnbaum had studies design and, to fill the house in his empty days after […]